With advanced technological development, rich culture and a well-equipped education system; France has become one of the most sought overseas education destinations for Indian students. As a frontier in modern technological developments, this European nation offers excellent employment options for overseas students who want to work after their course completion.
Education in France has become a popular option among Indian students due to the lower tuition fee charged by the universities. The French Government allocates a higher share (more than 20%) of its budget to the education sector. It is no surprise why this country stands among the best educational destinations in the world. The French government also offers financial aid to select international students for accommodation expenses.
Indian students can apply for any of the 90 Public Universities after considering their qualifications. These universities offer courses in diverse fields like Bio-Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Material Science, Literature, Arts, Social Science, Law, Economics, Business Management, Health, Sports and more.
French is also taught additionally in universities so that the students can get command over the language. This comes in handy for the students who want to work in France after their education. France is one of the most popular tourist destinations globally attracting millions of people from all corners of the world every year. It will be a fantastic destination to study and enjoy your leisure time exploring the country.
Top 10 Universities for Abroad Studies in France
- Ecole Normale Supérieure
- Ecole Polytechnique
- Université Pierre et Marie Curie
- École Normale Supérieure de Lyon
- Université Paris-Sud
- Université Paris Diderot
- Université Joseph Fourier
- Sciences Po Paris
- Université de Strasbourg
- Université Paris-Sorbonne
Top Courses Preferred by Indian Students to Study in France
- European and Mediterranean Cultures
- Communication technology
- Information Technology
- French Studies
- International Business Administration
- Film Studies
- Global Communications
- Creative Arts
- International Economics
The admission requirement varies from one university to the other. But the aspirants from India are required to clear the compulsory DAP exam (Demande d’Admission Préalable) which is exempted for EU students. IELTS is not mandatory for all universities, but a good score will improve Visa approval chances. If you apply for degrees taught in French, qualification in language proficiency tests like DELF or TCF is necessary. Standardised tests like GRE, GMAT, or LSAT are required for some undergraduate and graduate courses.
France has two intakes in an academic year with the programs beginning in September and February. It is recommended to apply to at least three different universities to increase your chances of being admitted. Indian students must apply through an online application system called ‘Studying in France procedure’.
Aussie Experts Education & Migration Visas assist the Indian aspirants by taking care of the entire process till they land in France for their education. We offer personalized counselling to students and help with our experience in guiding students to their dream destination. Talk to our expert France education counsellors to begin your process.